LittleSis* is a free database of who-knows-who at the heights of business and government.

Posted on by Brandon Klein

LittleSis features interlinked profiles of powerful individuals and organizations in the public and private sectors. Profiles detail a wealth of information vital to any investigation of the ways power and money guide the formulation of public policy, from board memberships to campaign contributions, old school ties to government contracts.

The site currently offers profiles of 116730 people and 35973 organizations in varying stages of completion. These include, but are not limited to:
Politicians: members of Congress since 1979, governors since 1974, Bush and Obama administration officials.
Business people: Fortune 1000 executives and directors, members of the Forbes 400.
Lobbyists who have lobbied on behalf of Fortune 1000 companies.
Government bodies: US House & Senate; agencies ranging from the Department of Defense to the IRS.
Businesses: Fortune 1000 companies, lobbying firms, top law firms, and other private companies.
Non-profits such as foundations, think tanks, and political organizations.